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Summer and Fall Produce Guide: What to Can, Freeze, Dry, Store, or Eat Right Now

The farmers' markets are overflowing with fruits and vegetables; our summer produce guide lets you know which to can, store, dry, freeze, or eat right now<p>Harvest season is high time for fresh produce. Between the leafy greens, juicy tomatoes, sweet berries, brassicas, and, well, just about …

Stonefruit

Weekend Project | DIY Outdoor (Heated!) Shower

7 Comments<p>This month, Erick and I have been working remotely from my family's tiny cabin the Adirondacks-- thanks to a trusty internet stick and some …

DIY Confetti Bowl for You to Try!

<b>Images Source: sharehomedesign</b><p>Here is a fun project that you can use for your kids activity time. This will not only provide your kids with a fun …

Chemicals

10 Refashioned Tank Tops for the Dog Days

Holy summer, y’all! It’s been in the 90s here in Atlanta for pretty much a month straight. Sleeves are just not happening. You would have to be a mad …

How to Use Feedly, Pocket, and Evernote to Keep Up with Your Favorite Blogs

Recently, I unsubscribed from all but a few of the email newsletters I receive. Now, when I write “newsletters”, I am referring to those emails that are blog posts. I didn’t unsubscribe from them because the emails were no longer relevant or important to me (they still were) but I did so for two …

Infographics

Sustainable blog of the week: Frugal Feeding

Nick Livermore tells how living on a student budget inspired him to start a food blog focused on eating well and spending less<p><b>How did your blog start?</b><p>I was in my third year of university and not eating well from a cost-perspective. When you’re a student, you want to save money for others things, …

Asia Markets recap: Watch out! It\’s ex-div day in Japan

How to Create Original Blog Post Images to Stand Out and Drive Traffic

Are your blog post falling flat because of your dull blog post images?<p>Blog images are often an afterthought, yet they can make the difference between a shareable post and an unread masterpiece.<p>Throwing any ole image on a blog post that you labored on for hours is like riding to the prom in a hoopty.<p>…

Academic Writing Librarians Blog

This is a presentation I gave at a seminar on Advancing Academic Writing Among Librarians in January 2014. It describes an academic writing blog I founded which is useful for anyone aspiring to write for academic publication

6 Strategies for Launching a Successful Blog

<i>In the book Start Your Own Blogging Business, the staff at Entrepreneur Press and marketing expert Jason R. Rich explain how to start a profitable business as a blogger by generating income from advertisers, subscribers, merchandisers and more. In this edited excerpt, the authors reveal the six</i> …

5 Tools for Speeding Up Your Photography Blog Workflow

<i>Welcome to Time Out with Tanya, where I’ve put my fast paced graphic design career on hold in favor of adventures in motherhood. I’m capturing every</i> …

Women's Health

Tired of your usual gym routine? Us too. So we talked to Stacy Berman, certified trainer and head of Stacy’s Boot Camp in New York City. The result? A six-week workout plan from the new <i>WH</i> book, <i>The Big Book of Exercises</i>. It'll whip you into shape--guaranteed!<p><b>Week 1:</b><br>5-minute warm-up jog or jump</b> …

82 Push-Ups You Need to Know About

Drop and give me<i>…</i> 82<i>?</i> That’s right. We at Greatist love—nay, adore—the push-up. It’s one of the simplest and most functional exercises around, and <b>it</b> …

Workouts

How I Assembled My Own Self-Publishing Team by Tatiana Boncompagni

Initially reluctant to move from traditional publishing, in the article below, Tatiana Boncompagni tells us why she switched to self-publishing her …

Inventive Space-Saving Light Design Also Holds Potted Plants

<i>Bucketlight</i> is a multifunctional design that makes the most of unused overhead spaces in any room. Created by Dutch designer Roderick Vos, the inventive concept is both a hanging plant as well as overhead illumination. The creative lighting keeps floor and desk spaces free of clutter while also …

Design

The Best Add-Ons for Google Drive

Yesterday, Google introduced add-ons for Google Docs and Sheets. These add-ons allow you to add all kinds of functionality to your documents, …

Software

Why is Asking ‘Why’ Important in Life? | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

When you’re a child ‘why’ is a question regularly, from the most obvious of questions to the more complicated. It’s a part of growing up and, …

Advice from Artists on How to Overcome Creative Block, Handle Criticism, and Nurture Your Sense of Self-Worth

<i>“Inspiration is for amateurs — the rest of us just show up and get to work,”</i> Chuck Close scoffed. <i>“A self-respecting artist must not fold his hands on the pretext that he is not in the mood,”</i> Tchaikovsky admonished. <i>“Show up, show up, show up, and after a while the muse shows up, too,”</i> Isabel Allende …

The Science of Our Warped Perception of Time, Animated

Why the same amount of time can seem to fly or slow to a crawl depending on the context.<p>In 2013, a mind-bending read on the psychology of why time slows down when we’re afraid, speeds up as we age, and gets warped when we’re on vacation became one of the year’s most popular articles. Now, …